Yankees ship Nuney to Minnesota

(Maddie Meyer/Getty Images) Eduardo Nunez will be chasing down his helmet in the Twin Cities. It was announced yesterday that New York traded the 26-year-old infielder to Minnesota in exchange for 20-year-old left-handed pitcher Miguel Sulbaran. The Yankees had 10 days to either trade Nunez or place him on waivers after he was designated for assignment right before the season started...
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Nuni, Houdini, Ellsbruy, Yangervis and first place

For yesterday's big Yankee victory - (Note: EVERY Yankee game is a "big" Yankee victory.) - the day brought several sideways jags - each with a positive or negative spin. Take your pick.The trade of Nuni. We picked up a 20-year-old LH single A pitcher, who has been dealt twice in two years. The reality here is that Cashman fished Eduardo Nunez on a jagged hook for a...

Yankees trade Eduardo Nunez to Twins for left-hander Miguel Sulbaran

Eduardo Nunez's time with the Yankees ended after a decade when the infielder was traded to the Minnesota Twins for left-hander Miguel Sulbaran.
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Twins acquire IF Nunez from Yankees

MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins announced a trade during Monday's game, as they acquired infielder Eduardo Nunez from the New York Yankees in exchange for left-hander Miguel Sulbaran. Nunez, 26, spent parts of the last four seasons with the Yankees but was released by New York last week. In 270 career games in the big leagues, Nunez has batted .267 with 10 home runs, 76 RBI...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Mets Rumors: Mets haven't discussed Eduardo Nunez

Eduardo Nunez was designated for assignment by the New York Yankees Tuesday while the cross-town New York Mets are looking for infield help. However, the Mets have not yet discussed the 26-year-old according to the New York Post's Mike Puma. Was told the Mets have not discussed the possibility of Eduardo Nunez. Too early to say if they will have interest.— Mike Puma (@NYPost_Mets...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees compress Eduardo Nunez'' season long farewell tour into one night of botched plays

Baseball history last night missed a glorious opportunity, when the Evil Empire was cuffed around by the mighty Houston Astros. If Bud Selig had scheduled the Yankees against the Camaltoe School for Blind Debutantes, they also would have lost, making an opening night to remember, instead of what we got: An opener to forget.Actually, last night had a disturbing, Cheers reunion flashback...

The Disappointment of Eduardo Nunez

When the New York Yankees first signed Eduardo Nunez, he was considered the replacement for Derek Jeter, whenever Jeter decided to hang them up. Well, today Jeter made his first appearance of his final season . . . and Nunez was designated for assignment. With a spot on the 40-man roster needed for Yangervis Solarte, Nunoz was the odd man out; if he clears waivers, the Yankees...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees Designate Eduardo Nunez for Assignment

Some people are surprised, others not so much. The New York Yankees haves designated long time backup utility infielder Eduardo Nunez for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster for the current backup Yangervis Solarte. Earlier in the day the Yankees announced Solarte would wearing Nunez’s old number 26, which raised some eyebrows. From the early reports this weekend it seemed...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Eduardo Nunez out, Yangervis Solarte in?

The New York Yankees have one roster spot left and it has come down to Eduardo Nunez and Yangervis Solarte. Dean Anna, according to multiple reports, was told Friday night that he’d won a spot on the 25-man roster. Nunez and Solarte were told not to pack for Houston just yet.Nunez is the once promising, yet extremely inconsistent right-handed hitter and Solarte is a switch-hitting...
Via The Baseball Stance
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Eduardo Nunez is Ready to Win Third Base

Opinions on what the New York Yankees will do at third base very. Some say platoon. Some say make a trade. Some put their faith in Brendan Ryan, others in Eduardo Nunez. That's what the fans debate; but what about Nunez's take? You can probably guess where he's putting his faith. Asked about the opportunity presented before him by the team (and, let's be...
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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